Kingdoms of Faith

Kingdoms of Faith

A magisterial, myth-dispelling history of Islamic Spain spanning the millennium between the founding of Islam in the seventh century and the final expulsion of Spain's Muslims in the seventeenth

In Kingdoms of Faith, award-winning historian Brian A. Catlos rewrites the history of Islamic Spain from the ground up, evoking the cultural ferment that characterized Spain under Muslim rule, while offering an authoritative new interpretation of the forces that shaped it.… (more)